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    Where’s The Magic?

    Magic shows can be extremely entertaining and the best have genuine “wow” moments. Coins are produced from nowhere, buses and buildings disappear from before your eyes, padlocked straightjackets are escaped from – all done with sleight of hand, mirrors and distraction; oh, and a sprinkling of magic dust. Data centres are not illusions but real […]

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    Monty Python in your data centre?

    He’s not the Messiah, he’s a very naughty boy! Remember that from Monty Python’s classic film, Life of Brian?  Poor young Brian suffered under the yoke of misunderstanding and having unreasonable expectations placed on his shoulders.  Fast forward two millenia and welcome to “Life of DCIM”, the story of an acronym hatched with the best […]